Obama warned this week that any effort by Assad to move or use his arsenal of chemical munitions in the country’s conflict would cross a “red line,” implying it could prompt swift U.S. intervention.
Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu “is determined to attack Iran before the US elections.” Find out why Netanyahu believes that the attack must come before the vote in November.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told his troops to be ready to lead a “sacred war” during upcoming training exercises between South Korea and the United States, state media reported Saturday.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told an annual anti-Israel protest in Tehran on Friday that the Jewish state was a “cancerous tumour” that will soon be excised, drawing severe Western rebukes.
Hezbollah is an Iranian-backed terrorist organization with bloody hands, working closely with Tehran. Yet, the European Union continues to treat it foremost as a Lebanese political and social movement and refuses to restrict it in Europe.
The 21st century began with Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei calling for “the annihilation of the Jewish State.” It was followed by the parading in the streets of Tehran of a Shihab-3 missile draped in the emblem “Wipe Israel off the map.”
The officials who are familiar with reports of the submarine patrol in the Gulf of Mexico said the vessel was a nuclear-powered Akula-class attack submarine, one of Russia’s quietest submarines.
In an absolutely shocking report, Fox 19’s Reality Check suggests that Fast and Furious was really about the federal government supporting a Mexican drug cartel as well as permitting massive quantities of drugs to enter the US.
China’s state-run media ramped up condemnation of the United States on Monday over tensions in the South China Sea, with the Communist Party’s top newspaper telling Washington to “Shut up” and charging it with “fanning flames” of division in the region.
U.S.-backed rebels are committing Christian genocide in Syria, where they are sacking churches and issuing threats that all Christians will be cleansed from rebel-held territory. A mass exodus of thousands of Christians is taking place. Read more and see the video here.
This week, a senior US general backed up Obama’s ridiculous assessment that Venezuela and Chavez do not represent a threat to U.S. security. The general’s statement reflects the increasing politicization of the Pentagon where truth seems secondary to career advancement.
Romney is now being called a racist and the press is piling on. Watch the video on his supposedly racist comments and then read his response here.
NPR analyst Cokie Roberts claimed on air that Mitt Romney’s stop in Poland was meant to excite “ethnic white voters.” Read about her comments here.
Read this story about the latest allegations from Mexican officials that the CIA “manages” the drug trade south of the border.
An explosive Congressional investigation revealed horrific new details this week about a U.S. funded military hospital in Afghanistan that kept patients in “Auschwitz-like” conditions. Read more about a US general’s apparent effort to protect Obama by trying to cover this up until after the November elections.
Another proposed UN treaty that hasn’t received the same level of attention as the Law of the Sea Treaty and the UN Arms Treaty is a treaty that, if adopted, would take away the rights of some parents to decide on their children’s care, education, and other important decisions.
A team of scientists led by an NOAA lab has published the findings of an experiment recently conducted to measure the impact of last year’s nuclear disaster and the results are eye-opening to say the least.